Lions Select Ohio State’s Okudah in First Round of 2020 NFL Draft

The Detroit Lions selected Ohio State junior cornerback Jeff Okudah with the third pick of the 2020 NFL Draft on Thursday.

A 2019 unanimous All-American, Okudah tallied 83 total tackles, three interceptions and two fumble recoveries in his three seasons with the Buckeyes.

In his junior campaign, the 6-foot-1, 200-pound cornerback from Grand Prairie, Texas posted a career-high 34 tackles and three interceptions in leading the Big Ten Conference champions to a 13-1 season and a spot in the College Football Playoffs.

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